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Jarring Prov. 4

[ Jarring Prov. 4 | Jarring's handwritten catalogue ]
A collection of sermons and formulas for different occasions. Uighur. Eastern Turkistan (Yarkand). 1929.

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A collection of sermons and formulas for different occasions. Eastern Turkistan (Yarkand), 1929, Uighur

1) ff. 2a-5b The marriage sermon. Cf. Prov. 75:11, 353:3; Muginov 169, 170;
2) ff. 5b-6b A description of skrand-making;
3) ff. 6b-7a The statutes for the washing of a dead body;
4) ff. 7a-8a Another kind of rites for washing a dead body;
5) ff. 8a-13b ... .

Physical description

Support:paper, white, Russian

Extent: ff. 14 ; 150 x 120mm.

Decoration

Binding

The ms. is not bound.

Foliation

The ms. is foliated by G. Jarring.

Condition

Good

History

Origin

Copy made for the Swedish missionary Gunnar Hermansson in Yarkand, probably in 1929. Same copyist as in Prov. 1-3.

Provenance

Acquisition

The ms. was part of the Jarring collection of Eastern Turkistan manuscripts donated to the Lund University Library in 1982.

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